Uzbek trip 08

Uzbekistan Tours: Tour 08
Activity: Cultural tour
Mission: Uzbekistan
Duration: 10 days

Day 1: Your guide will meet you at the international airport of Tashkent city. After it will be taken to the hotel, you have a little break before your adventurous tour. After a delicious breakfast you have a historical tour with a local guide, tour a city. During this tour, learn many interesting things about this country.
Day 2: Have breakfast while you wait 8.00. Pass to Samarkand (315 km, 5 hours) and placement in the hotel. City tour includes visit "Gur Emir mausoleum" - grave of Tamerlane (1415 c) was constructed for the grandson Muhammad-Sultan Temur and graves of the three other Timurids - sons of Temur - Miranshah and Shahruh and his grandson Ulugbek. A lot of interesting things that you tell your guide on this tour. The local Uzbek restaurant waiting for you to submit remarkable meal. By 8 clock in the evening meal are brought remarkable. Suddenly, in the capital of the empire of Timur. She spent the night in a comfortable hotel national.
Day 3: At 8:00 you have breakfast. This day will be on the tour visit: market Siab, try the best Samarkand bread and fruit, digging and a museum of ancient city Afrosiab. During this tour, learn many interesting things about this country. Provide the local Uzbek restaurant is a delicious dinner. A free time to spend a leisure. At 20:00 you will be dinner at a local restaurant. Suddenly, located in one of the oldest cities in the world. Your overnight parking will be organized in good comfortable hotel.
Day 4: Have breakfast while you wait 8.00. Shakhrisabz Tour - a unique monument of urban design and architecture (90 km, 1.5 hours). The local Uzbek restaurant waiting for you to submit remarkable meal. You never going to forget these days. Shakhrisabz tour: ruins of the "Ak-Saray Palace" - summer residence of Tamerlane is the imagination of his contemporaries (c 1415), "Jahongir mausoleum" has shaken - the mausoleum of the longest serving and most favorite son of Tamerlane's. By 8 clock in the evening meal are brought remarkable. Late arrival of day in Bukhara and placement in the hotel. She spent the night in a comfortable hotel national.
Day 5: At 8:00 you have breakfast. City tour: Samanids mausoleum - the oldest brick building in Central Asia, a masterpiece of architecture in the world (910th c), mausoleum Chashma Ayub that belongs respects to "pursue places" left St. (14th century). Provide the local Uzbek restaurant is a delicious dinner. The legend says that once was the work of the prophets of the Bible (Ayub) visited this place. We use the best efforts to force, remember these days with warm impressions. . A unique monument of medieval Bukhara (ask. From 20-s' c) - then when you tour museums of Imam Bukhari and it scarlet "the Water Museum" "mosque Длинного-кривого-ножа-Houz" to be an ark - the the center of Bukhara statehood (4th c н.э), silk shops a carpet difficult "Give Kalon drink" ("Below Great"): "Kalyan Minaret" - the main symbol of sacred Bukhara that symbolizes the strength and the power the spiritual ruler. At 20:00 you will be dinner at a local restaurant. Your overnight parking will be organized in good comfortable hotel.
Day 6: Your breakfast is waiting while 8.00. Tour out of town: the summer residence of the Emir "Sitorai Mokhi-Khosa" (19th century), memorial cemeteries "Chor Bakr" (10th century), visit Bakhouddin Nakshbandi Mausoleum (1619 c), and the graves of his mother and their teachers (14th c). The local Uzbek restaurant waiting for you to submit remarkable meal. Tour to Bukhara. By 8 clock in the evening meal are brought remarkable. A free time to relax and go through the old streets of Bukhara. You never going to forget these days. She spent the night in a comfortable hotel national.
Day 7: At 8:00 you will have breakfast. Transfer Tour to Khiva through Kizil-Kum sheets along trailer road (480 km, 5-7 hours). Arrival to Khiva - unique "open air museum" in Central Asia, which has kept fully up now. Provide the local Uzbek restaurant is a delicious dinner. A lot of interesting things that you tell your guide on this tour. The arrangement is in the hotel or in nearby "Ichan-Qala" - the historical center of Khiva, who has enrolled in the list of World Heritage of UNESCO. At 20:00 you will be dinner at a local restaurant. A free time. Your overnight parking will be organized in good comfortable hotel.
Day 8: Your breakfast is waiting while 8.00. Sightseeing tour made into an architectural complex. The ensemble consists of the least Medressa in Khiva and a minaret of the main platform has a height of 45 m. and is the highest post in a city attentive. The local Uzbek restaurant waiting for you to submit remarkable meal. In the afternoon tour to a place of division of the camp Ayazkala over the Amu Daria pontoon bridge and the old fortress Tuprakkala (23 cc). We use the best efforts to force, remember these days with warm impressions. Tour will be walking tour continued Ayazkala. By 8 clock in the evening meal are brought remarkable. She spent the night in a comfortable hotel national.
Day 9: At 8:00 you will have breakfast. Morning to learn how to go on camels. Tour to Lake Ayazkul. Лов fish, swimming and rowing. Provide the local Uzbek restaurant is a delicious dinner. Come back to yurtas. At 20:00 you will be dinner at a local restaurant. Ride to the airport from Urgench (80 km, 1.5 hours) for evening flight HY 1058 in Tashkent transmitted at 21:10 clock. During this tour, learn many interesting things about this country. Arrival in Tashkent at 23:15 clock and placement in the hotel. Your overnight parking will be organized in good comfortable hotel.
Day 10: Your Guide to spend at the airport.
 
 

8 - How the khanate was a factor in competition between England and Russia. The Finance Minister Gorchakov supports idea and immediately dismissed offensive operations, but DA Malutin finally won the battle.
In 1864, troops from Russia began an attack against Kokand and Bukhara. These khanates were weakened as a result of the increased war and lacked trained troops. They suffered after a defeat.
After 1868 was a significant part of the Kokand and Bukhara occupied. During this time only Khiva remained independent. But his fate has already been determined. The Tsar tried to «open» Khiva Russian entrepreneurs. In 1867 a general Turkestan Governor was for the Sir-Darya and Semerechensk regions and KF organized Kaufman was appointed as the first Governor-General of Turkestan.
When he arrived in Turkestan, he sent a letter to the Khan of Khiva expressed his hope that the development of friendly relations. But Khan does not show an interest in expanding economic and political relations with its powerful neighbor. When he did not respond, a new letter was transmitted in the autumn of 1863, with sharper tones and hinting at a similar fate befall what the Bukhara and Kokand, which were now "made to live in peace" had and to maintain "good neighborly relations. »
However, the diplomatic efforts of the Governor-General was the Khan of Khiva did not reciprocate. So K.P. Kaufman ready march against Khiva. The idea received support from NA Krijanovsky, Orenburg governor-general and the deputy of the Caucasus. The first troops from the Caucasus military department, led the Colonel G. Stoletov, put ashore on the west coast of the Caspian Sea near the Gulf Krasnovodsk. There they built the city Krasnovodsk, which is designed to should be used as a springboard for future attacks on Khiva from the West. In the spring of 1870 K.P. Kaufman had begun preparations for an open march on Khiva, but under pressure from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, determines a special session of the march was not reasonable. In January of 1871, K.P. Kaufman was given an order to strengthen the mouth of the khanate Irekbei on the way to Khiva.